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Put-In-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Within This Enclosure

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
1. Within This Enclosure Marker
Inscription.
Within this enclosure reposed for a century the remains of
Three American and three British officers killed in the Battle of
Lake Erie, September 10th, 1813. They were disinterred
September 11th, 1913, and re-interred in the crypt of Perry Memorial
with international ceremonies conducted
by the commissioners of the Perry's Victory Centennial.

 
Location. 41° 39.202′ N, 82° 49.125′ W. Marker is in Put-In-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker is on Bayview Avenue (Ohio Route 357) east of Catawba Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. This historical marker is located near the northwest corner of Perry Park, facing the waterfront, in the community's downtown business district. Marker is in this post office area: Put in Bay OH 43456, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (about 500 feet away); Gibraltar Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jay Cooke Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial
Within This Enclosure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
2. Within This Enclosure Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Gibraltar Island (approx. half a mile away); South Bass Island Light (approx. 2 miles away); Boundary Marker (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Put-In-Bay.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar of 1812
 
Within This Enclosure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
3. Within This Enclosure Marker
View looking west along Bayview Avenue of the historical marker in the extreme left of the picture.
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By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
4. Within This Enclosure Marker
View looking east along Bayview Avenue of the historical marker in the extreme right of the picture.
Within This Enclosure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
5. Within This Enclosure Marker
View looking north, from behind the historical marker, of the waterfront area of Put-In-Bay, where Commander Perry's fleet docked prior to the Battle of Lake Erie.
Within This Enclosure Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
6. Within This Enclosure Marker
View of the historical marker with the downtown business district in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 3, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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